With the game FINALLY coming in just two weeks time, Blizzard’s released the last of their character spotlight trailers. This one focuses on The Wizard – replacing the sorceress from Diablo 2. As you’d expect The Wizard utilises elemental and arcane, largely wide area attacks and spells – and is best suited to long-range combat.
Here’s what Blizzard says of the spellcasting class:
The wizards. Brilliant practitioners of the arcane arts who deftly wield the energies of fire, ice, lightning, and even time itself in the pursuit of their enigmatic goals. Bedecked in archaic charms, clad in runes, and wrapped in free-flowing robes to allow for the somatic components of their spells, wizards are a veritable thunderstorm of lethal powers who can strike from close or long range. There is no safe way to approach an angry wizard.
Wizard trailer after the jump.
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